Public Administration Schools
In Detroit, Michigan

There are 2 public administration schools in Detroit for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in public administration in the city of Detroit, which encompasses public administration training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Public Administration
  • Masters degree in Public Administration


Statistics

Professional Trends

Detroit Vs. Michigan Public Administration Employment

Detroit 1,930
Michigan 13,300

Exactly 1,930 of the 13,300 public administration professionals employed in Michigan, work in Detroit. Between 2006 and 2010, in Detroit, there has been a 40% decline in the number of public administration professionals. As the number of public administration professionals in Detroit has decreased, overall employment in Detroit has increased.

Detroit Vs. Michigan Public Administration employment growth

18,650 15,720 15,320 14,210 13,300
3,210 2,810 2,420 2,260 1,930
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Detroit

Public Administration VS. All professions salaries in Detroit

$92,840 $82,535 $87,540 $87,762 $97,263
$46,670 $47,590 $46,920 $46,900 $47,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Administration in Detroit
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Detroit

Salaries for public administration professionals in Detroit have increased. In 2010 public administration professionals in Detroit reportedly earned an average salary of $97,263 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, public administration professionals in Detroit made an average salary of $92,840 per year. The growth in the salary of public administration professionals in Detroit is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Public administration professionals in Detroit

10th percentile
$52,330
25th percentile
$65,667
50th percentile
$79,004
75th percentile
$74,250
90th percentile
$87,325

Detroit public administration professionals earn a median yearly salary of $79,004. The 10% of public administration professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $52,330 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 67% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Public administration professionals and related professions in Detroit

Political Science
$0
Social Work
$46,235
Criminal Justice
$50,938
Sociology
$61,370
Public Administration
$97,263
Business Administration
$98,535
Business Management
$114,933

Detroit public administration professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Public Administration schools in Detroit

2

Many of Detroit's public administration professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited public administration schools in the city.

Public Administration Programs Offered In Detroit

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total4

There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in public administration offered by Detroit's public administration schools.

Student Completed Public Administration Degrees In Detroit

associate
0
bachelor
21
master
31
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total52

In 2010 approximately 52 students completed public administration courses.

Public Administration Faculty Salaries in Detroit, Michigan

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